The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Knowledge Management
Rank 129 123 114
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 11 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.34% 0.25% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.32% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
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£330 £316 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -9.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.25 £26.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-57.54% +51.42%
Knowledge Management
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2535 2154 1783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 79.47% 78.04% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1288 1129 894
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 38 42
Average hourly rate £30.50 £21.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.23% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.85 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.70 £78.90 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Knowledge Management across the Scotland region.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management across the Scotland region.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Knowledge Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Lothian - 6 £330 -
Edinburgh - 3 £488 -
Glasgow +1 2 - -
Knowledge Management
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Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Knowledge Management.

1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
1 8 (42.11%) UNIX
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) Project Management
2 7 (36.84%) Content Management
3 6 (31.58%) Time Management
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
5 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.79%) Coaching
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
7 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) Finance
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) Service Management
7 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
7 2 (10.53%) MS Project
7 2 (10.53%) MS Office
7 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.53%) QA
7 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) Banking
7 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
7 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Business Development
7 2 (10.53%) Problem Management

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Knowledge Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.53%) MS Project
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Applications Support
2 6 (31.58%) Team Leader
2 6 (31.58%) Support Team Leader
2 6 (31.58%) Application Support Team Leader
3 4 (21.05%) Project Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (10.53%) PMO Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Project Officer
5 2 (10.53%) Coordinator
5 2 (10.53%) Product Owner
6 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Governance Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Project Management
2 7 (36.84%) Content Management
3 6 (31.58%) Time Management
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) Coaching
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Business Development
5 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.53%) Release Management
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Test Management
6 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) MCITP
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco